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Animal Farm

BLACK SWAN STATE THEATRE COMPANY OF WA PRESENTS ANIMAL FARM

ADAPTED BY VAN BADHAM FROM THE NOVEL BY GEORGE ORWELL

ALL ANIMALS ARE EQUAL – BUT SOME ANIMALS ARE MORE EQUAL THAN OTHERS

STUDIO UNDERGROUND 3 – 27 SEP

“HYSTERICAL” – ABC’S Q&A

PRICES: $26-$59

Manor Farm is in a state of rebellion as a gang of pigs unite to overthrow their cruel human oppressor. Written in the 1940s by George Orwell as a response to the rise of authoritarian governments, Animal Farm is a timeless examination of extremist rule. This new adaptation continues to caution with the universal message that power can corrupt – and absolute power corrupts absolutely.

Adapted by political powerhouse Van Badham (Banging Denmark, Q&A, The Drum and writer at The Guardian), this high-octane three-hander features a cast of stellar comedians, improvisers and storytellers. They bring to life a farmyard of characters including the hardworking Boxer and power hungry Napoleon. This is a biting political satire that will make you grunt.

DIRECTOR Emily McLean
CAST INCLUDES
Andrea Gibbs
Megan Wilding

More Information at:
https://www.bsstc.com.au/plays/animal-farm https://www.facebook.com/BlackSwanStateTheatreCompany https://twitter.com/blackswanstc https://instagram.com/blackswanstc/ https://vimeo.com/blackswanstc

When?

Thursday, September 03 – Sunday, September 27

Where?

State Theatre Centre; Studio Underground
174 - 176 William Street
Perth, Western Australia

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